Featuring 2 tennis courts, an outdoor swimming pool and a restaurant, Bay Hotel Motel is just 10 minutes’ walk from Lake Macquarie. It offers air-conditioned rooms with a flat-screen TV. Guests enjoy free WiFi.

You can enjoy a meal in the barbecue area. The motel also offers a children’s playground and a liquor shop.

Bay Hotel Motel Bonnells Bay is 15 minutes’ drive from Watagans State Forest, and 40 minutes’ drive from the Hunter Valley wine region. Newcastle Airport is a 1-hour drive away.

All rooms have a refrigerator, a toaster and tea and coffee making facilities. Each room has a work desk and a private private bathroom with a hairdryer.

The Boatshed Restaurant specializes in pizzas, pastas and steaks. The Sports Bar features outdoor seating, sporting memorabilia and gambling facilities.

Bay Hotel Motel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 20, 2012

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.1)

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Free Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Bay Hotel Motel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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What's nearby
  • Wyee Point Marina
    2.8 miles
  • Marine Rescue Lake Macquarie
    7 miles
  • Marks Point Marina
    7.5 miles
  • Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto
    7.9 miles
  • Lake Macquarie Yacht Club Marina
    8.6 miles
  • Marmong Point Marina
    10.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Boatshed Restaurant
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  • Cafe/Bar Cafe x 2
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  • Cafe/Bar Take Away Food
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Closest Airports
  • Newcastle Airport
    28 miles
  • Kingsford Smith Airport
    60.6 miles
How to get to Bay Hotel Motel from Kingsford Smith Airport
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1 Restaurant On Site

    The Boatshed Restaurant

    Food: Seafood, Grill/BBQ

Amenities of Bay Hotel Motel
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance Off-site
  • Tennis equipment
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • Darts
  • Pool table
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Front Desk Services
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Fenced pool
  • Saltwater pool
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules Bay Hotel Motel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 10:00 PM


8:30 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Bay Hotel Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Pets are Welcome. A small Pet Cleaning Fee of $25 is added to your account. A $200 Pet Deposit is required, and will be refunded after check out if there is no damage or additional cleaning required due to your Pet Stay.

Please note that for payments made with American Express Credit Card there will be a 5% extra charge.

The New South Wales Government has issued a mandatory code of conduct outlining the rights and obligations of people either hosting or renting accommodations on a short-term basis, including a complaints process.

FAQs about Bay Hotel Motel

  • Bay Hotel Motel is 1,500 feet from the center of Bonnells Bay.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Bay Hotel Motel by:

    • Car 1h 50min

  • The prices at Bay Hotel Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Bay Hotel Motel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Bay Hotel Motel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Tennis court
    • Darts
    • Swimming pool
    • Tennis equipment
    • Live music/Performance
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • Check-in at Bay Hotel Motel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Bay Hotel Motel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Boatshed Restaurant

  • Room options at Bay Hotel Motel include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Family
    • Suite